Director of Course Rating
Gary Donat joined the FSGA as Director of Course Rating in 2007. Prior to joining the FSGA, he was the Assistant Director of Handicapping for the Northern California Golf Association for 8 years.
Born and raised on the Monterey Peninsula, Donat attended Carmel High School where he played on the golf team. (In the early 80's, Carmel High's home course was Pebble Beach Golf Links.) He attended California State University, Chico where he majored in Finance.
Donat has five children, four boys and one girl, Gabriel, Michael, Christian, Lance, and Brianna. He is trying to cure his duck hook and straighten out his "Billy Mayfair" putting stroke.